Development Update — Road to Core 1.0 Mainnet: August 2, 2018

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Hello Lisk Community!

Over the past week, the Lightcurve Development team has mainly been working on QA (quality assurance) for Lisk Core 1.0.0-rc.2. This is the most crucial process prior to the release to Mainnet, therefore we are making sure to take our time to ensure with utmost precision the stability of the product. We are also still communicating with many exchanges that will need to properly migrate to Lisk Core 1.0.0.

Lisk Core 1.0.0-rc.2:

We have continued testing the second release candidate for Lisk Core 1.0.0, performing several intensive rounds of QA. In the process, we have been able to identify several issues that required fixing before the actual release.

Issue #2199 — The logic of the isValid function that is responsible for validating the blocks’ version property was not correct. The function was returning an invalid result when the blockVersions object in the exceptions file contained only one entry. We had to rewrite the entire logic of that function. We also added mor...

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5 Tips For Successful Cryptocurrency Investment

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Tips For Successful Cryptocurrency Investment

For people always battling with choices between which cryptocurrency to choose for an investment, the problem is real. Cryptocurrencies and their entire concept in very different. Every day there comes something new to learn about them. With the endless sea of knowledge, one may feel like they are drowning. Specially when there are so many things to keep a tab on. Cryptocurrency investment in the main concern here.

There are hundreds of coins listed on different cryptocurrency exchanges and by the time you finish reading this post, there will be more. However, not many of them gain traction, not to mention surviving the next five years.

If you have decided that you want to jump into this rapidly growing market, then there are some very important things that you need to understand.

In this guide, you will learn how...

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Weekly Report — August 1st

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Week three of Augur brings new websites popping up, a faster syncing process, and an increasing number of user created markets. Another release of Augur App is just in the pipeline.

Markets: 859

Open Interest: $1,443,835 USD (3,431 ETH)

CASH Contract: $1,845,265.02 USD (4,382 ETH)

Predictions.Global

Predictions.Global added a details page for each individual market, which can be seen by selecting the market title. They’ve also added sorting markets by volume.

Augur Prediction Market Data & Statistics | Predictions.Global

Reporters.Chat

Reporters.Chat launched this week saying “Our main goal is to accelerate the adoption of reporting standards for the Augur platform.” A neat feature is that you need to sign a message from an account holding REP in order to comment on the market page.

Reporters Chat

Community Content

Kevin Rooke created a great review video and introductory into getting started using Augur:

Links:

Wish list for Augur

Beware of tricky Augur bets that may trap you!

Augur is now on Blockfolio Signal

Public disclosure of an Augur App vulnerability report by @peter_szilagy

The Forecast Foundation has no role in the operation of markets, trades or actions created or performed on the Augur protocol, nor does it have the ability to censor, restrict, control, modify, change, revoke, terminate or make any changes to markets created on the Augur protocol. The Forecast Foundation has no more control over the Augur protocol than anyone else using Ethereum.

Thus, we do not seek to advise others on how to use the protocol. We encourage those in the community that are well educated on Augur to pay it forward and share their ideas for best practices, tips, fixes and etc with the larger community via Twitter, Reddit, Discord, Github and other community channels. For more information regarding the role of the Forecast Foundation, checkout the FAQ.

Augur | A Decentralized Oracle & Prediction Market Protocol

Cheers,

The Forecast Foundation OU

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